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Watch - Hyderabad drain spews toxic foam

Hyderabad drain spews toxic foam After Bengaluru, Hyderabad is in news for spewing toxic foam. People there are facing several difficulties due to it.

'Roadside trash in India 1,000 times more toxic to nearby humans than ambient air'

'Roadside trash in India 1,000 times more toxic to nearby humans than ambient air'

Of the nearly two billion tonnes of garbage produced worldwide each year, nearly half of it is burned for disposal, according to some estimates.

Passive smoking more toxic for children

The high level of toxicity in the smoke that comes from the end of a burning cigarette -- side stream smoke -- is a major component in passive smoking that damages the children's blood vessels, the study said.

Priyanka teams with Jodie Foster to reinvent song

Priyanka teams with Jodie Foster to reinvent song

Indian actress-singer Priyanka Chopra and Hollywood star Jodie Foster have reinvented American singer Britney Spears's 2004 hit "Toxic".

Beware! Herbal remedies don't guarantee safety as thought

 Researchers have warned that there is no guarantee of long-term use of herbal remedies safety as many herbs may contain toxic or carcinogenic substances.

Now, an implant to ward off Alzheimer's

A team of scientists has developed an implantable capsule that offers new hope in the quest to prevent Alzheimer's disease.

`Toxic` e-cigarette boosts superbugs, weakens immune system

The debate over the safety of e-cigarettes has taken another turn after a new study has revealed that vaping boosts superbugs and dampens the immune system.

Solution for Union Carbide waste under consideration: Javadekar

The central government is considering ways to dispose of toxic waste lying at the defunct Union Carbide pesticide factory in Bhopal, union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Sunday.

Is Russia using white phosphorus on civilian areas in Syria?

Russian airstrikes are reportedly using deadly white phosphorus on civilian areas in Syria.

Robot system to test 10,000 toxic chemicals

Tox21 has already screened more than 2,500 chemicals for potential toxicity.